| Nov 9, 2014
| 2:58 PM
DETROIT -- Calvin Johnson wishes that the Detroit Lions would win games in an easier fashion. He's still not complaining about their habit of pulling out victories at the last moment.
The new version of the Cardiac Kids did it again Sunday, as Matthew...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 6:41 AM
Chris Conte, a Nashville news anchor, knows just how angry many Chicago Bears fans are about the team's performance this season. Conte shares the same name as the Bears' free safety, and the anchor's Twitter feed has inadvertently become a popular...
| Nov 9, 2014
| 5:03 PM
Amid high expectations for the Bears at the start the season, the team has not done much to match them. Entering Sunday, the Bears were 3-5 and in last place in the NFC North. However, of those three wins, none have come at Soldier Field, where Bears fans...
| Nov 16, 2014
| 3:27 PM
Bears fans woke up Sunday with reasons to be grumpy. Before the game against Minnesota, the team was in last place, players were getting hurt in droves and answers were lacking.
Throughout the turmoil, coach Marc Trestman’s tone never wavered&...
| Nov 16, 2014
| 8:42 PM
If ever Bears coach Marc Trestman's understated tone fit the occasion, it was Sunday after a 21-13 victory over the Vikings that offered more relief than meaning.
"We did what we had to do to win the game," Trestman said, emotionless. "This is our...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 5:14 AM
1. In late November, the analytics' numbers remain in love with the Dolphins thanks to a top defense and Ryan Tannehill. Footballl Outsiders' analystics rank the Dolphins fourth behind Denver, Green Bay and Baltimore (New England is fifth). Advanced...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 5:26 AM
1. Baltimore beat New Orleans on Monday night. Of course it did. It’s 4-0 against the NFC South, the division Baltimore’s AFC North teams was matched up this year. AFC North teams – Baltimore, Cincinnati, Cleveland and Pittsburgh –...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 6:14 AM
Take a breath, Jared. Take a breath.
Bears defensive end Jared Allen was excited about winning two games in a row. I get it. He’s not used to that.
But I don’t think Allen gets exactly what came down and how Sunday when he said the Bears...
| Nov 27, 2014
| 4:28 PM
DETROIT -- Matthew Stafford had a notion that the Detroit Lions' offense would make a dramatic turnaround.
The Lions had not scored a touchdown in their previous two games, but Stafford, the team's quarterback, liked their body language prior to their...
| Nov 30, 2014
| 4:47 PM
GREEN BAY, Wis -- Aaron Rodgers threw for 368 and two touchdowns Sunday to outduel Tom Brady as the Packers beat the Patriots 26-21 to snap New England's seven-game winning streak in a matchup of division leaders.
Rodgers finished 24-for-38 and connected...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 9:22 AM
Throughout this season, RedEye is picking the football brain of former Bears fullback Jason McKie. This week we asked him to reminisce about former teammate Lance Briggs, who because of an injury might not play for the Bears after this season. Here's what...